Open from Australia: Novak Djokovic "knew the conditions" to enter Australia, reacts Rafael Nadal
after his return to the victorious competition in Melbourne, Rafael Nadal spoke on the misadventures of Novak Djokovic. © Supplied by FranceInfo Rafael Nadal, Trombur of the Lithuanian Berankis 6-2, 7-5 to the 2nd round of the Melbourne tournament, Thursday, January 6, showed few emotions with regard to the situation of Novak Djokovi , blocked by the Australian authorities for a visa problem.
© provided by Sports.co.uk It could soon give up its place of n ° 1 world.
When will the Novak Djokovic Calvary stop? Forced to declare for the Australian Open and leave the country on the eve of the tournament, the Serbian has not only lost an opportunity to win a 21st title in Grand Slam. It could also give up its place of n ° 1 world.
Two players can take advantage of the "Djoker" setbacks to seize the throne: Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev. At present, Djokovic has 2080 points ahead of Russian and 3045 units more than Russian. But he will necessarily make the 2000 points from his victory in Melbourne last year. So, in case of coronation in two weeks on the Rod wash Arena, Medvedev or Zverev could pass in front of him.
Tennis - ATP: Chardy has resumed training and targets on earth
© Panoramic Chardy 040321 Victim of complications related to the CVIV-19 vaccine since September, Jérémy Chardy has taken over Training and now targets the season on clay. Finally new reassuring news from Jérémy Chardy! The palis soon 35 years is no longer appeared on the ATP circuit for four months and its defeat in the first round of the US Open against Matteo Berrettini. He has also won a match since his quarter-final of the Tokyo Olympics lost against the future winner Alexander Zverev.
Djokovic, a big danger record
for Djokovic, it would not only be symbolic. Because it is its record series that is about to stop. Last year, the Serb had exceeded 310 consecutive weeks on the throne of Roger Federer, and it is currently 355 weeks of reign.
To "save", Djokovic will be able to count on all the opponents of Medvedev and Zverev, because a final or a semi-final would not be enough for Russian, nor the German. It is unfortunately the two favorites of the tournament, if we believe the bookmakers, with a certain Nadal Rafael. But a victory of Spanish would allow him to become the first man to 21 titles in Grande Chelem, so not sure that this is suitable for Djokovic ...
Djokovic "Extremely disappointed" January 16, 2022
Zverev wants to bounce back to Montpellier .
© Provided by Sports.co.uk Tennis - ATP - Montpellier: Zverev replaces Auger-Aliasime! The organizers of the South Open of France quickly rebounded. After learning Wednesday the Felix Auger-Aliasime package, the world's n ° 9, beaten in five sets by Daniil Medvedev in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open after led two sets to zero, and who had to be the head. Series # 1 of the Montpellier tournament, they granted a Wild-Card to an even better ranked player.